Honors & Awards

The freshness that Leo brings into filmmaking and his treatment of the subjects have always been commended by critics and audience alike. The many awards that his films have won regionally and internationally are testimonies to his proficiency.

2010 Leo Thaddeus was awarded First Prize in the feature film category at the 25th International Catholic Film Festival held at Niepokalanov, Poland from May 27-30, 2010. The film competed with 172 films from 22 countries in the international Catholic film festival. Nurunguvettangal (Gems of Light)
2008 Jeevolsav award by KCBC family commission  
2006 Sevana puraskar award from Kerala sabha.  
2006 Leo Thaddeus was awarded Second Prize in the feature film category at the 21st International Catholic Film and Multimedia Festival 2006, held in Niepokalanov, Poland from May 17-21, 2006. The short film competed with 114 entries from 11 countries in the international Catholic film festival that was organized by SIGNIS, World Catholic Association for Communication. Tree of Life
2006 Tree of Life participated in the Focus Non Competition section of SIGNS-2006, the Festival in Video, organized by the Federation of Film Societies of India. Tree of Life
2005 Mar Sebastian Mankuzhikari Young Talent Award instituted by KCBC (Kerala Catholic Bishops Council) Tree of Life
2004 State Critics Award for Best Photography and Best Script Tree of Life
  Jeevan Atlas Award for Best Costume Tree of Life 
  Kerala State Television Award for best telefilm from the Government of Kerala Tree of Life